Badges, medals, records, distinctions, achievements: who doesn't love spending hours carrying a garden gnome along with you from start to end of a game just to unlock the precious flair?

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Which level should I play to get the Nom Nom Nom achievement?

The Nom Nom Nom achievement requires stopping the zombies using only the Sunflower, Wallnut, and Chomper. I've tried playing the first level a few times with just those plants, but the zombies get ...
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Mass Effect: How to grind singularity?

I played through Mass Effect (1) as an Engineer. Bad choice, as it doesn't suit my play style. I want to play through again as a Vanguard with Singularity as his bonus and take that character through ...
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Are puppet cities counted towards the limit of 3 imposed by the “Bollywood” achievement in Civilization V?

Bollywood As Gandhi, win a cultural victory with 3 or fewer cities in your empire. Do puppet cities count towards this limit or not? I'd assume they probably are (since you do get culture ...
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What bonuses does a “deity” level AI get and how do I deal with them?

The "Deity" difficulty level of Civilization V says that "the AI receives heavy advantages". In Civ IV this meant that the AI started with more units, 2 settlers, etc. So my question is two-fold: a) ...
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What are the requirements for the Hot Shot feat of strength?

So, I got awarded the "Hot Shot" feat of strength and I would like to know what I have done to earn it. The only thing I can find about it is people saying you have to win all 5 placement matches ...
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Daily Challenges Post Times

I am in the EST time zone and completed a challenge after midnight and wondering when are challenges posted?
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What determines the number of dolphins chasing my unicorn?

The "Dolphin Dancer" achievement requires that I get three dolphins to appear on screen. It seems that the longer I run, the more likely I am to get more dolphins, but I'm curious what actually ...
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Can the Test of Faith achievement in Mirror's Edge be done piecemeal?

Test of Faith is the achievement for completing the game without shooting anybody. I completed the game and was careful not to shoot anyone, but did not get the achievement. So I was wondering if I ...
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What are all the Secret Achievements in Fruit Ninja?

What are all the Secret Achievements in Fruit Ninja? I've been playing for a while but only got the one for getting a score of 99.
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Halo 3: ODST Achievement - Killing things that are new and different is bad/good

When I played through Halo 3: ODST I saw the "squids" and killed them when I saw them, and got a counter (1 of 10, 2 of 10, 3 of 10, etc) toward the achievement Killing things that are new and ...
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How exactly can you get the “Liberty Completionist: Hard” achievement?

I was having problems with one particular mission so I played it in normal after getting really frustrated. If I finish the rest of the missions in hard, and then I come back and replay that mission ...
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What settings do I need to get the outmatched achievements on Starcraft 2?

This is not a tactics question. I choose the "Versus A.I." option from the main screen and then a custom on Megaton vs 2 Medium A.I. However, after beating them, I don't get the achievement. What ...
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Blutsauger without any Medic achievements?

I just started playing TF2 and the only Medic-related achievement I have is Play Doctor. Yet, after only 2 hours of play, not all of which were as the Medic, I've already received the Blutsauger. The ...
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What is the best way to get the x Blitz achievements?

Anyone got these achievements for all difficulties? As the title says, what is the best way to defeat an AI in under five minutes?
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Can I get the Morticulturalist achievement if I sell plants from my Zen Garden?

I'm trying to get the Morticulturalist achievement in Plants vs Zombies: Game of the Year edition on Steam and I have filled all of the slots in both my Day and Night time Zen Garden, however, I am ...
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Starcraft 2 : getting gold on Psionic Assault

I'm having a hard time reaching gold in the Psionic Assault challenge in Starcraft 2. I managed to get silver using combinations of force fields and psionic storms, but it seems that leaves me with ...
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For Couch Surfer, do I have to watch the entirety of the broadcast?

Do I have to watch broadcasts in their entirety or am I able to click the TV screen and then press Esc? Does the screen always show static if I've viewed all broadcasts so far? How many unique ...
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Achievements I should know before I start Final Fantasy XIII

I recently picked up Final Fantasy XIII for the 360 and I wanted to know if there are any achievements I should know about a head of time so I don't screw up and have to play through again.
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What will happen with unearned online trophies when servers taken offline?

Not actually interesting but maybe soon it'll be. What will happen with unearned trophies that can be awarded by some kind of online activity when multi-servers taken offline? Is it possible that i'll ...
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Do you ever need DLC to get the Platinum trophy for a game?

The description of the Platinum trophy for each PS3 game can vary (as with any trophy description). When you're looking at a trophy list and there are trophies for DLC sometimes it is not clear ...
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Do I lose my achievements if I recover my Gamertag?

I was thinking about moving my Gamertag over to another storage device, but I'm afraid of losing all my achievements. If I just change the storage device and Recover Gamertag on the same Xbox, do I ...
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Hot Shot Feat of Strength

I see everywhere that the Hot Shot Feat of Strength can be unlocked by winning 5 placement matches. I've did this with a friend in 2v2, but none of us got the achievement. Can anyone confirm that it ...
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Is there a mission timer in StarCraft II?

I'm working on some of the achievements in the single-player Wings Of Liberty campaign. Several of them are in the form of "Complete the mission in X minutes or less". Is there any in-game way I can ...
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Kite like a man achievement

I can't figure out how to get this achievement, it's very vague and can't find much online about it!
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Does random count twice in the achievements?

Does the random choice of faction count twice in the achievements? So if I get randomly assigned to the Zerg and win my match, would this count as a victory for both my random and Zerg achievements ...
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What's a good strategy to kill the Brutalisk with lava in The Devil's Playground?

I've tried to lure him into the lava with my reapers with 30 seconds before the next flow, but he always scampers back to his little corner right before it comes up. What's the best way to kill him ...
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What are some good tactics for getting the “outmatched” achievements?

What are some good tactics, race and map choices for getting the outmatched achievements? I'm mainly talking about those against 3 or more hard/very hard AI's, since beating such a large force seems ...
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Transferring points acquired by unlocking achievements to Bioware Points?

Hey, I have unlocked few achievements during my playthrough of Dragon Age:Origins. Now, unlocking these achievements gives you Bioware Points, however my account's Bioware Points count shows as zero. ...
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How do I get Burnout Paradise's “Boosting Around the World” in-game achievement?

I'm having a having a hard time getting the x20 boost chain for the Boosting Around the World in-game achievement in Burnout Paradise. I've tried boosting while drifting in circles. I've tried ...
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Where can one find a list of players ranked by achievement points?

Is there a site that you can go to that lists out users ranked by achievement? Perhaps a way to list them out like that on the StarCraft 2 website?
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How can I get the 'Can't Touch This!' archievement?

I’m on the way to get some achievements done, then I came across the "Can't Touch This!" achievements. I tried several ways to get it, but so far no idea did work. Has someone already got this ...
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Trophy Troubles

I have a question about trophies. A friend of mine won a trophy while using my PSN account, but if I check my trophy collection (on my console) I don't find it. I can only view it if I'm comparing my ...
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What's the Best Way to Grind XP in Dynasty Warriors 6

I'm trying to max out the level of all Heroes to get the Achievement: Completist. I'm not sure if I have to only max out heroes I can play in story mode, or all heroes. Does this affect the strategy?...
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Are there any handy tricks for ousting insane AI opponents?

Been trying to get the achievement for 'defeat 7 insane AI in a free for all' and it turned out that all the other AI were eliminated by each other, but the last one was just freaking ridiculous. ...
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Does completing a mission in Brutal difficulty counts towards the “Wings of Liberty: Hard 5/10/15/20/25” achievements?

Thanks to those achievements being pretty glitched at the moment I didn't get the "Wings of Liberty: Hard 5/10/15/20/25" achievements by replaying missions on Hard difficulty after completing them in ...
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How can I complete the “Yippee-ki-yay…” achievement from “The Dig” mission in Starcraft 2 without Vikings?

The title pretty much sums it up. I am replaying some missions in Hard mode to complete achievements, and I am stuck with this one ("The Dig" mission in Hard mode). I watched this video series: http:/...
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Limbo Achievements

I'm just about at the end of Limbo, and I still haven't gotten any achievements. How do you get the achievements in Limbo?
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Are DLC achievements/trophies unlockable in a LAN game?

I would like to play through the two DLC packs with a friend (Outlaws to the End and Legends and Killers) and I'm just wondering how many (if all or none) of the achievements/trophies can be unlocked ...
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Fable 2 End-Game Achievements

Is it possible to get the three Xbox achievements: The Sacrifice -25g - Choose "The needs of the many" The Family -25g - Choose "The needs of the few" The Egomaniac -25g - Choose "The needs of the ...
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What strategy do you use to earn the Blitzkrieg achievement during the Media Blitz mission?

To earn the Blitzkrieg achievement in StarCraft 2 you are supposed to complete the Media Blitz mission in under 20 minutes on hard. I keep coming in right at 21 minutes. Not sure what's wrong with my ...
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What does the “new campaign” button do in Starcraft 2?

I've just finished the campaign and I'm thinking about redoing the campaign to see other options and all. And I was wandering what the "new campaign" button does. Does it erase my achievements ? ...
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Does Uncharted have trophies on the PS3?

I just played Uncharted: Drake's Fortune a couple months ago, and I noticed that it didn't have trophies. I looked online for more info, and I thought I read somewhere that they added them or ...
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How can I delete PS3 trophies?

The demo for Super Stardust HD added its trophy list to my PS3. I don't plan on buying that game and don't want to see its list of trophies for the rest of my life. Any way to delete them? Update: ...
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What are and how do I earn Feats of Strength in StarCraft 2

On the bottom of the achievements menu is an option for Feats of Strength. When I click this option, the window it brings up is entirely blank, but does have a drop down filter at the top. Are Feats ...
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How do I earn SC2's “Hurry up, it's raid night” achievement?

The "Hurry up, it's raid night" achievement in Starcraft 2 involves "beating Wings of Liberty, on normal, in 8 hours or less." Is there a recommended mission path to take? Which mission should I take ...
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Why do I not have any of the steam achievements for Borderlands?

I have multiple characters 30+, one of my characters has most of the in game achievements, I have played online and have a gamespy account. I have a legal copy (obviously), yet in steam profile for ...
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How do you get the Custom Game Novice achievement in Starcraft 2?

The Achievement is Exploration > Custom Game Novice. It reads Win 3 solo evenly matched Custom Games against any A.I. opponents. I have gone Single Player > Versus A.I > Play versus A.I. and beat ...
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Is there a way to get incomplete Guerrilla Actions back after a sector has been liberated in Red Faction: Guerrilla?

While playing Red Faction: Guerrilla I noticed that once you liberate a sector, all the incomplete Guerilla Actions apart from the Transporter and Demolition ones disappear. If I wanted to get the ...
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Do you keep campaign achievements earned during an unfinished mission in StarCraft 2?

Thus far every time I have earned a campaign achievement in StarCraft 2 I have also finished its associated campaign mission. This is fine when playing a mission for the first time but on subsequent ...
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How do I earn “No One Left Behind” with as few squadmates as possible?

In Mass Effect 2's conclusion, you finally go on the suicide mission, but despite the name, it is possible for everyone to survive. What I am looking for is a method to succeed (i.e., everyone ...